Paper Money (11 April 2016) - Auction Report

Gross Total £306,620 (£367,944 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots 561
Exchange rate of the GB pound US $1.42 and €1.24

Principal Lots
Lot no.

1-131 A Good Group of Specimen Banknotes (Part II), £98,930 (£118,716)
197 China, Bank of Taiwan, Ten Yen, 1901, front and back proofs, £28,000 (£33,600)
196 China, Bank of Taiwan, 10 Yen, 1889, £20,000 (£24,000)
93 Malaya & British Borneo, Board of Commissioners of Currency, 10 Dollars, 1 March 1961, £8,500 (£10,200)
91 Malaya & British Borneo, Board of Commissioners of Currency, 5 Dollars, 21 March 1953, £8,000 (£9,600)
114 Singapore, Board of Commissioners of Currency, 1,000 Dollars, 1973-5, £7,500 (£9,000)
438-448 A Group of Cheques signed by Lord Lucan, £5,570 (£6,684)
90 Malaya & British Borneo, Board of Commissioners of Currency, Dollar, 21 March 1953, £5,500 (£6,600)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions
265 The note has a horizontal crease across upper centre and a light central fold
266 The note has a horizontal crease across upper centre and light creases at lower right corner
267 The note has two light corner creases
462 The note has a minor tear in lower edge and a few pinholes at lower left corner
525 There are two Ten Pound notes in the lot, both 24 March 1988, consecutive serial numbers

The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
274, 276, 289, 290, 322, 323, 330 and 333